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Citadines Karasuma-Gojo Kyoto

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Singapore
Reviewed 24 December 2014

Stayed for three nights. Not much else to add from all the other reviews. Location of hotel was very good in some aspects: 1 subway stop from Kyoto station, and a convenient 5 minutes walk from either Gojo station or the local bus routes. You are not terribly close to the Gion area, but a one stop subway ride away...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 23 December 2014 via mobile

2nd time here. The service standards have improved tremendously from the last time. Good sized rooms. Quiet neighborhood with great access via bus or the subway. Staffs were very helpful with helping us to forward our luggage and reserve bus tickets. Would definitely stay here again.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 23 December 2014 via mobile

We stayed at the Citadines for 2 nights in a studio double room. The room itself was very clean and well presented. It had a small kitchenette which was handy and the bed was quite comfortable. Bathroom although a little small (standard in Japan) was clean on arrival and the warm toilet seat was a bonus in the cold winter...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 21 December 2014

The staff are friendly, have excellent English, and are happy to help. The room itself is small but has a mini-kitchen, and the staff directed us to a nearby supermarket for breakfast (and snack) ingredients we put together ourselves. The location isn't too bad - not near any of the major tourist attractions, but the metro station is right next...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 21 December 2014

Stayed at Citadines Karasuma-Gojo Kyoto for a night in December and didn't regret with my choice. The room is spacious, clean, well-lighted and pleasant. The room have a small electric stove, toaster, microwave and other basic cooking utensils. The layout of the room is similar to a small studio apartment in the Sydney. The staffs at Citadines were fantastic and...

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Reviewed 20 December 2014

Stayed December 2014 in a couple of twin rooms, everything has been absolutely perfect. It's clean, quiet, comfortable. The rooms are pretty big with small cooking facilities, fridge, microwave, hotplate and kettle etc. The staff are friendly, polite and very helpful. The free wi fi is excellent. I can't think of a negative comment to be honest, I would recommend...

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Waterloo, Canada
Reviewed 18 December 2014

Stayed in Nov 2013 and this hotel offered a comfortable room with reasonable cost. I walked everywhere in Kyoto and the location is a great base for the market to the north, temples to the east and temples to the west. A bike rental was a few block to the east and I would suggest biking as a convenient way...

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1Thank mickeeD
Singapore
Reviewed 18 December 2014

This is a very convenient place to stay in Kyoto. Me and my wife were travelling with our one year old son and her parents in their sixties. The hotel (actually its more of a serviced apartment) gave us two adjoining rooms and made it a family unit. We had a common entrance and a small lobby. The rooms are...

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Beijing, China
Reviewed 17 December 2014

I have stayed in numerous type of hotels in Japan. For the price that I am paying, this is definitely the best hotel in a Japan I have stay. It is even better than some business type hotel that I stay in Tokyo. We rented a studio for 3. The room is tastefully decorated, the style that I like. Subtle...

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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 16 December 2014

I have stayed at this hotel for 2 nights. The room is spacious and comfortable if compare to other hotels in Japan. The room is well equipped with good facilities. Subway (Gojo station exit 14) and bus stop are close to hotel make it convenience for travelling. There are convenience stores and restaurant around hotel and atmosphere is very peaceful...

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Staying in Shimogyo-ku

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Shimogyo-ku
Shimogyo-ku is centered around the busy train hub, Kyoto Station. A nexus for commerce, shopping, dining, and hotels, the Shimogyo-ku area is infused with tourists and local business travelers, making it a competitive location for ever-new commercial structures. The shops and cafes here are chic and trendy, as a result, with many recognizable chains. Commuters flood the Shimogyo-ku area twice a day, and with Kyoto Station itself being a modern mega-complex and an architectural marvel, this neighborhood is one of the most contemporary and energetic areas that the city has to offer. Buildings here look futuristic, and huge department stores, shopping arcades, and public meeting spaces provide every possible convenience. It is also nearly the only place in Kyoto where rooftop dining and socializing is available, completing its modern tone.
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Ideal for business and leisure travel, Citadines Karasuma-Gojo Kyoto is located a short walk from the business district and Kyoto's tourist belt. Restaurants, shopping and entertainment are close by as are many of the cultural heritage sites. For destinations throughout the city, the subway is highly efficient and the Gojo subway station is outside the residence. It is one stop from the main Kyoto station of Shinkansen. These stylish serviced residences provide the comfort, convenience and security desired while living and working in Kyoto. Choice of Apart'hotel Choose from the studio twin, studio double, studio premier twin, studio premier double and one bedroom premier for the apartment that suits your requirements and budget. Each of these Kyoto serviced apartments is fully furnished with stylish interiors, designer fittings and modern amenities. The prime address allows for easy access to the city as well as a retreat with 24 hour security, services and facilities. The resident's programmes provide the opportunity to explore and discover Kyoto. Relax in the resident's lounge and work efficiently with business facilities available. Ideal Location Discover Kyoto, the cultural center of Japan. The vast number of world heritage sites, shrines, temples, palaces, and cultural facilities are easily accessible to you from Citadines Karasuma-Gojo Kyoto. Shopping, restaurants and entertainment venues are also close by the residence and the business district is a convenient 10 minute walk. The Gojo Subway station is one minute from the residence offering access to the network of subways throughout the city. Comfort and Convenience Every apartment is designed to offer space to relax with the amenities to live, work and entertain in comfort. Each apartment is fully furnished with modern and stylish fittings. The fully equipped kitchen has a cooker hob and hood, microwave, refrigerator, and glassware, crockery, cutlery and utensils. Also provided are the bedroom linens, bathroom towels and toiletries and daily cleaning services. Broadband internet access is available in each residence along with direct dial telephone and IDD service. The home entertainment system includes satellite TV, cable, DVD and a HiFi system. To accommodate your stay you may choose extra services from the flexible service menu to fit your budget and lifestyle. Included are the daily maid service, daily continental breakfast, automatic laundry, dry cleaning service and private car park. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Citadines Karasuma-Gojo Kyoto

Address: 432 Matsuyacho, Gojo Karasuma-dori Higashi-iru, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8105, Kyoto Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Shimogyo-ku
Price Range: $141 - $465 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Citadines Karasuma-Gojo Kyoto 3.5*
Number of rooms: 124
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Kyoto
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#9 Business Hotel in Kyoto
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“801 or 806”
605darrylh, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“for light sleepers, you have to request the back side area (not facing the street) as it could get noisy.”
  • Room with Extra Bed
  • Cramped Toilet but Functional and Clean
  • View from Room Facing Street. can get noisy at night
luxe_mom, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“i loved the little biscuits and cup of tea when we first arrived.”
, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Our room was on the side of the building, and very quiet.”
RainSeattleMom, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Stayed at 9F and the room has a city view, not sure how the other side of the hotel looks. The staff is good at and willing to speak English”
  • living room and TV at background
202何真e, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
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